Seal Plastic Bags with Water Bottle Top

Cut up a disposable water bottle and keep the neck and top, as in photo.

Insert the plastic bag through the neck and screw the top to seal. The bag is made to be air-tight, such that water will not leak, the secret lies with the top and screw cap!

By Ann from Loup City, NE


What a great idea! I used straws but this is easier. Thanks!

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June 2, 20110 found this helpful

I agree it's a great idea. I might add that it approaches being a fantastic idea. Thank you so much! Many brands of plastic bags are really hard, or impossible, to seal. And, I toss a water bottle in the trash every day. It held the water for my one cup of coffee each morning.

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June 3, 20110 found this helpful

Great idea. Also, please recycle those plastic bottles. There is a great demand for this type of plastic. When recycled, it is used to make many things.

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June 4, 20110 found this helpful

Great Idea!

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Cut about 2 inches below a plastic bottle with cap. Put left over food in plastic bag to store in refrigerator. Pull the plastic up the neck of the bottle and close cap to keep it air tight. Keeps food extra fresh. Can also be used the same way for storing blankets, sweaters, art supplies etc.

By Macie4 from Walnut Creek, CA

March 24, 20120 found this helpful

I had to do some thinking but the light bulb finally came on. Pictures on this one would be nice but I finally got it. Neat trick.

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March 25, 20120 found this helpful

Sounds like it would take up too much room in the freezer if I'm understanding this correctly.

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March 25, 20120 found this helpful

Definitely need a photo on this one.

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March 26, 20120 found this helpful

I'm so glad to see that I am not the only one who is confused. Those that get it. Can you send a picture for us confused ones?

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March 28, 20120 found this helpful
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